The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 11 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 17.14% 7.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 78 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 68.57% 91.76% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 68 39
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +13.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Taunton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Taunton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Taunton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Release Management
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) C++
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 2 (18.18%) jQuery
8 2 (18.18%) C
8 2 (18.18%) WPF
8 2 (18.18%) TDD
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) WPF
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Blog
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Release Management
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
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